Bridges is the type of low-usage glue player who’d fit well as the 12th man for Team USA. He’s a versatile defender who shoots well from beyond the arc. Otherwise, top players have expressed plenty of uncertainty, given the coronavirus pandemic and altered NBA season. Players could always be added to the roster pool later.
Two players who were finalists back when the Olympics were still scheduled for 2020 – Celtics guard Marcus Smart and Warriors guard Klay Thompson – no longer crack the list.